Newport News, Virginia has 2 business administration schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in business administration. With an overall population of 180,150 and a student population of 6,144, approximately 5,202 of Newport News students attend one of Newport News's schools that offer business administration programs.
Newport News's largest business administration school is Christopher Newport University. In 2010, approximately 149 students graduated from the Business Administration program at Christopher Newport University.
In 2010, 164 students graduated with a business administration degree in Newport News. Tuition in 2009 at Newport News's business administration schools was $21,267 per year for instate students and $29,209 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $988 for business administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Newport News-based business administration schools, you will have an added expense of $9,040 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Newport News after graduating from business administration school, you should know that job prospects for general managers in Newport News, which is the most popular business administration profession, are not very good. There were 49,270 general managers working in Virginia and 8,560 working in the greater Newport News area in 2010. Newport News's general manager workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.